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Aug, 2022

NM Rush coaching staff complete USSF C License

NM Rush Soccer Club would like to congratulate our Boys Director, Dillon Nino and Events & Tournament Director, TJ Wilham for successful completion of the USSF C license coaching course.  The USSF coaching education program is an advanced coaching education program recognized by FIFA that challenges coaches from the Grassroots level all the way through the USSF A level.  The USSF C license features an extensive 6-month coaching course that offers candidates both in-person and online learning opportunities that stresses curriculum US Soccer feels is imperative for youth soccer player development. "Both Dillon and TJ should be very proud of attaining their USSF C License.  It is a great accomplishment for both of them as the course is extremely intense and requires a lot of time and hard work.  I hope they both consider going for their USSF B license." states NM Rush Technical Director, Justin Sells.  For the smaller size of NM Rush Soccer Club, it features one of the most educated coaching staffs within the southwest both from a coaching education and playing experience standpoint. 

Here are some of the NM Rush Staff and their respective licensing and past playing experience.
  • Justin Sells, Technical Director / USSF A License / NCAA Div. I / MLS and USL A-League 
  • Steve Kraemer, Club President / USSF B License / NCAA Div. I / USL A-League  
  • Pancho Macias / USSF B License
  • Dillon Nino / USSF C License / NCAA Div. I / USL 2 
  • TJ Wilham / USSF C License
  • Jaime Hernandez / NCAA Div III / USSF D
  • Hayley Chavez / USSF D
  • Patrick Tapia / USSF D
  • Jacob Cortez / USSF D
  • Garrett Valentin / USSF D


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